Reverse Sneezing In Dogs

Reverse Sneezing In Dogs

Has your dog ever had an episode where they take in long inhalations of air, extend their head and make a loud snorting sound? If this sounds familiar, your dog may have been experiencing a phenomenon known as inspiratory paroxysmal respiration or “reverse sneezing”.     WHAT IS REVERSE SNEEZING? Reverse sneezing occurs in many dogs, particularly in those with brachycephalic…

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RAW FEEDING EXPLAINED

RAW FEEDING EXPLAINED

Everyday we hear contradicting advice from our friends, family, co-workers, veterinarians and others regarding what food we should be feeding our pets: “raw feeding is dangerous!” “kibble causes allergies!”. People tend to be very opinionated when it comes to the great raw food debate.  With all the different theories out there, one thing is for certain: we all want the…

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Titer Testing

Titer Testing

TITER TESTING WHAT IS TITER TESTING? A titer test is a blood sample that measures the antibodies against certain viruses and other infectious diseases. Essentially, the test measures whether your dog is more prone to getting a particular disease or whether they are more resistant (if they should come in contact with it). Currently there is very accurate Titer testing for the...

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Thanksgiving Tips And Foods To Avoid

Thanksgiving Tips And Foods To Avoid

THANKSGIVING TIPS AND FOODS TO AVOID The leaves are turning orange, the air is getting colder and Starbucks has released their famous pumpkin spice lattes once again. This must mean only one thing – Fall is officially upon us! With the onset of Fall we can all look forward to those treasured holidays consisting of gatherings with friends and family;…

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Anal Glands

What’s That Stink?! Anal Glands!?

Anal Gland Problems; The stinky odor no one wants to talk about.  There is no nice way to ease into talking about anal glands. They are smelly, irritating, and can sometimes be a problem. Here we dissect and inspect why and how dogs get anal gland problems, what they are, and how you can help your dog. Let us first…

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